you're going to need it. anywhere in the mid-atlantic and if you're traveling anywhere from essentially east of the rockies, to new york city and boston, this week is hot. everywhere in that two-thirds of the country. some of the hottest we've seen this summer. we had one day over 100 this summer and we may get another one before the next seven-day stretch is through. outside, a beautiful saturday night here in washington. generally clear sky overhead. the moon was full yesterday and nearly full outside, pretty high up. good looking view. that's the national cathedral high up on the hill and the kennedy center for the performing arts alongside the potomac river. our high today, 86, which is cooler than average by three degrees. with today and yesterday being factored in, july for the month, three weeks in, two and a half weeks in, we're three degrees warmer than average. temperatures are falling into the low 70s in many spots.